The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 864 877 847
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 34 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.045% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 29
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £29,750 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 32 £42,500 +13.33% 15
South East +12 13 £50,000 +32.45% 7
Oxfordshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
East of England +17 6 £48,000 +32.41% 1
London +12 6 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Oxford - 4 - -
Essex - 4 £48,000 -
Berkshire +9 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Chelmsford - 3 £48,000 -
City of London +33 2 £37,500 -18.47%
East Midlands +7 2 £30,500 +8.92%
Yorkshire +2 2 £37,500 -25.00% 2
North West - 2 £41,712 - 3
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey +14 1 £35,000 -7.89%
Bedfordshire +8 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Staffordshire +5 1 £35,500 +97.22%
Slough -6 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands -7 1 £35,500 +97.22%
Lincolnshire - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £31,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £38,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £45,000 - 1
Derby - 1 £31,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) ITIL
3 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 22 (28.21%) Active Directory
5 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
5 17 (21.79%) VMware
6 16 (20.51%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
6 16 (20.51%) MS Office
7 12 (15.38%) SLA
7 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (15.38%) Line Management
8 11 (14.10%) People Management
8 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
8 11 (14.10%) Citrix
8 11 (14.10%) Service Management
8 11 (14.10%) Finance
9 10 (12.82%) Project Management
9 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
10 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
10 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (10.26%) SQL
11 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.26%) VPN
11 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (10.26%) Coaching
12 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Office
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Google Apps
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) VPN
2 7 (8.97%) DNS
2 7 (8.97%) DHCP
2 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.13%) Intranet
4 3 (3.85%) LAN
4 3 (3.85%) Firewall
5 2 (2.56%) VoIP
5 2 (2.56%) WAN
6 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.28%) MPLS
6 1 (1.28%) VLAN
6 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Law
2 3 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Front Office
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) EPoS
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.56%) PDA
3 2 (2.56%) NHS
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.28%) BYOD
4 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.28%) UNIX
8 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) ITIL
2 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
3 12 (15.38%) Line Management
4 11 (14.10%) People Management
4 11 (14.10%) Service Management
5 10 (12.82%) Project Management
6 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.26%) Coaching
8 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.69%) Release Management
10 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.13%) Matrix Management
11 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.85%) SDLC
12 3 (3.85%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.69%) MCSE
3 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.41%) MCP
5 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) CCNA
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.85%) XenApp
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.79%) VMware
3 11 (14.10%) Citrix
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (1.28%) Sun
6 1 (1.28%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.28%) Polycom
6 1 (1.28%) Mitel
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
jft maintenance
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Kantar World Panel UK
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Liss
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago